We add our voice to the many calling for clemency for Edward Snowden, the whistle-blower who exposed the National Security Agency's massive domestic spying program.
The times, they are a-changin, singer Bob Dylan wrote in 1964. Fast-forward to our present day and the times are still changing, only not in our favor.
Americans expect a government restrained by transparency and public oversight. But spying has become easier - more open to abuse.
For all intents and purposes, Glass is a technological extension of the human body - or so Google would have us believe.
On Feb. 28, the president issued a directive that softened a provision in the NDAA that would have forced authorities to hold all non-Americans accused of ties to terrorism in military custody.
The defense spending bill includes a provision allowing for the indefinite detention without trial of al-Qaida suspects and their allies.
On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate approved wording in the National Defense Authorization Bill, which should anger all Americans.
It is time for the federal government move in and stop what has become a pattern of attacks on the fundamental rights not only of Occupy protesters across the country, but on the rights of all Americans to engage in peaceful protest.
A new book traces several stories about the radical environmental movement and the responses of the U.S. government, raising issues about civil liberties and tactics of social protest.
Proposed new FBI rules pose a threat to civil libeties and the democratic movement for change.